Thursday, September 29, 2022
5:00 – 6:30
(BYOC – bring your own chair or blanket for a picnic outside)
Naydo’s Potatoes Food Truck
Ice Cream Truck
6:00 – 7:30
Tomorrow (September 23) is our Terry Fox Walk/Run! We are asking all students to bring in a Toonie for Terry tomorrow or to donate online at: https://schools.terryfox.ca/ (search Erin Public School).
If we raise $800, Mr. Coutu will cut his hair and get rid of his pony tail!!
Let’s Go Eagles!!
The “UGDSB Counts Student Census” launches today for all Upper Grand District School Board students in grades Kindergarten-12. Participation in the Student Census will help the UGDSB make systemic changes that will create more equitable outcomes for all students.
The Upper Grand District School Board is continuing with the Wellness Works monthly themes across all grades in the 2022-2023 school year. For September we are once again bringing our collective focus to the theme of: WELCOME, CONNECTION and BELONGING.
Please join us for our first School Council meeting of the 2022 – 2023 school year. We will be meeting on September 13th at 6:30pm in the Library at Erin P.S.
If you are a parent of a student that attends our remote program and you would like to join us, …
The Ministry of Health and the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health have provided a new “School and Child Care” screening tool. It is recommended that students/children and visitors continue to self-screen for illness every day before attending school or child care using this updated Screening Tool.
We are looking forward to seeing all of our Erin Eagles back at school (or online for those students participating in our online program) on Tuesday, September 6.
A reminder that our bell times are 8:55 – 3:15.
It’s back to school season! We are excited to welcome and welcome back all students and families to the Upper Grand. To help make the transition back to school smoother for our students and families, we are sharing a website with information about back to school.
On August 30, 2022 from 1 PM to 4 PM, registration will open online for parents and guardians to register their child to their home elementary school.
We are asking for help from our Erin Eagle community. There has been some recent minor damage to the gardens and the picnic table on the school site has burn marks on it as well as plenty of garbage laying around.
Although our staff and students are not currently in the buidling, we ask for …
As the next municipal elections approach on October 24, 2022, the Upper Grand District School Board is seeking nominations for school board trustees for the 2022-2023 school year. School Board Trustees have a big impact on shaping the education system for Upper Grand students. The UGDSB is looking for individuals who can ‘re-engage, re-fresh, and re-imagine’ the best education system for the students in our community.
Wishing all of our Erin Eagles a very happy, healthy and safe summer!
See you in September!
The UGDSB is continuing to use the online report card system for the 2021-22 school year.
If you previously accessed our Electronic Report Card system this year, no action is required at this time. If your email address has changed, please contact your school office coordinator.
The 2022 Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP) Annual Review Report was approved at the Board Meeting of the Upper Grand District School Board on May 24, 2022. This purpose of this report is to review updated data and any other changes affecting accommodation. It is necessary for staff to monitor the relevance of the Board’s work plan priorities. The LTAP review report also provides the status of the 5-year work plan priorities identified for 2018-2022.
The following board policy currently under review was released for public consultation: 312 – Website and Social Media Management
Public Health officials expect the sixth wave of COVID-19 to last for another several weeks, and we are asking for everyone’s help to get us through this latest wave.
April 2nd, subject to new moon sighting, marks the beginning of Ramadan. Many students, families and staff in the UGDSB and worldwide are observing Ramadan, during this 9th month of the Islamic calendar.
Prayer in Schools and Board Offices
Multifaith prayer spaces are available in schools. Schools will indicate the location of their prayer …
The power outage in our community that affected our school this morning has been resolved. Power is now restored at our school.
On March 9, 2022, the province announced several changes to COVID-19 restrictions and protocols that will take effect in March. Please see below for a summary of the changes that affect schools.
Effective March 14, 2022:
School boards are no longer required to have a COVID-19 vaccination disclosure policy in place or collect proof of COVID-19 …